• Bruna Ellen is a professional mixed martial artist from Brazil
• She is affiliated to Team Nogueira Campinas and competes in the flyweight division for Bellator MMA
• She has a net worth of over $300,000
• She made her debut as an amateur in 2014 and turned professional in 2015
• She is 5ft 4ins tall and weighs 121lbs

Known for movies

Short Info

MarkA natural knack for foreign languages, dialects, and accents
FactBrought in to audition for the part of the "Actress" in an early draft of Barry Levinson's film "What Just Happened". The movie, penned by Art Linson, starred Robert De Niro, John Turturro, Catherine Keener and Sean Penn. The role eventually went to Moon Bloodgood whose character can be seen as "Laura" in the final cut of the film.

Who is Bruna Ellen?

Bruna Ellen was born on 26 June 1996, in Campinas, Sao Paulo, Brazil, so is currently aged 22. She is best recognized for being a professional mixed martial artist (MMA), who is affiliated to Team Nogueira Campinas of Brazil and competes in the division of flyweight for Bellator MMA.

Bruna Ellen Net Worth

Her career started in 2013, since when she has been an active member of the sports industry, primarily known as a professional MMA fighter. Net worth is over $300,000.

Early Life and Education

Concerning her early life, Bruna Ellen spent her childhood in Campinas, where she was raised by her parents, whose names and professions have not been revealed to the public yet. Regarding her education, there is no information about it in the media; it is only known that she developed her love for mixed martial arts very early, as she began training for kung fu and boxing.

Bruna Ellen

Career as an Amateur

Speaking about Bruna Ellen’s career, it began in 2013 when she participated in Sanda Tournaments held in Argentina, Turkey, and China. She made her debut as an amateur in November of 2014, when she finished the fight against Isabela de Padua with victory via a split decision after three rounds at Team Nogueira Campinas-MMA Circuit 1.

Career as a Professional

In March of 2015 Bruna turned professional, and debuted in a match against Elen Torres, defeating her via unanimous decision after three rounds at Max Fight 14, which was followed by her victory over Pamela Mara Assis via TKO in the first round at Max Fight 16 in August of the same year, adding a considerable amount to her net worth.

In July of 2016, she made her debut for Bellator MMA, when she lost the match against Jessica Middleton by unanimous decision after three rounds at Bellator 159 – Caldwell vs. Taimanglo. During the following year, Bruna finished the fight against Carmela James with victory at Bellator 171 – Guillard vs. Njokuani, after which she defeated Veta Arteaga via split decision at Bellator 182 – Koreshkov vs. Njokuani, increasing further her net worth. Most recently, she faced Kristina Williams and lost the match via unanimous decision at Bellator 210 – Njokuani vs. Salter in November of 2018.

To speak further of her career, Bruna is also known for being the brand ambassador for Flex Nutrition, Acai.

Personal Life

Talking about her personal life, Bruna Ellen tends to keep information about it away from the eyes of the public. So, we have no any details of her dating history; however, it is believed that she is single at the present time, hasn’t married, and doesn’t have children.

Appearance and Vital Statistics

Speaking about her appearance and physical attributes, Bruna Ellen is considered one of the most beautiful professional female mixed martial artists, with long blonde hair and dark brown colored eyes. She has an amazing body shape, as she stands at a height of 5ft 4ins (1.63m), while her weight is reputed to be around 121lbs (55kgs) – her vital statistics are unknown.


#Marks / Signs
1A natural knack for foreign languages, dialects, and accents


1Some of her favorite male Actors include Michael Caine, Marcello Mastrioanni, Gene Hackman, Jon Voight, Forest Whitaker, Tim Robbins, Denzel Washington and Colin Farrell.
2Bluegrass music lover.
3She and her 9 year-old twins are avid and loyal fans of the "Harry Potter" movie franchise, have seen all 8 installments countless times, yet still frequently enjoy special "Harry Potter" Movie Marathons".
4Had to combine a full-time job in a San Francisco law firm and a part-time night shift job as a hotel receptionist in order to pay rent and afford her acting classes and training during her years as a student of the San Francisco Shelton studios and American Conservatory Theater. Has kept strong ties with her former employers since, who were always most supportive of her artistic endeavors.
5Brought in to audition for the part of the "Actress" in an early draft of Barry Levinson's film "What Just Happened". The movie, penned by Art Linson, starred Robert De Niro, John Turturro, Catherine Keener and Sean Penn. The role eventually went to Moon Bloodgood whose character can be seen as "Laura" in the final cut of the film.
6Brought in to audition for the funny part of "Carol", a German Esthetician working in a beauty salon, in an early episode of ABC's TV show "Cougar Town" starring Courtney Cox.
7Auditioned for the part of "Cindy Williams" in the 2013 award winning comedy "The Golden Scallop", directed by Joseph Laraja. The film won the Audience Award at the 2013 Austin Film Festival as well as an award for Outstanding Achievement in Filmmaking at the 2013 Newport Film Festival Award. Comedian Sarah Taylor from NBC's show "In Gayle We Trust" was eventually cast to play the role.
8A self-taught filmmaker whose primarily background is in Acting, her directorial debut and first short-film production of "The Lollipop Thief" went on to win the Best Family Short Film Award at the 2015 San Diego International Kids' Film Festival, which was also the film World Première.
9A long time admirer of British iconic character actress Maggie Smith, she was beyond thrilled to be cast as her French voice in "Becoming Jane", dubbing Smith's "Lady Gresham" character for the airlines version and release of the film. Says this remains her most exciting and most memorable voice over/French dubbing experience to date.
10Emily Watson, Imelda Staunton and Glenn Close are some of her favorite actresses.
11August 23, 2006: Gave birth to twin baby girls, Victoire and Celeste. [August 2006]
12Eventually took the unequivocal decision to quit Law school to pursue her original passion for acting upon exiting a double feature screening of Lars von Trier's "Breaking the Waves" followed by the Coen Brothers' "Fargo".
13The Coen Brothers, Clint Eastwood, Mike Leigh, Terri Gilliam, David Lynch, Jean-Pierre Jeunet, Stephen Frears, Wes Anderson, Jim Sheridan, Paolo Sorrentino and Nikita Mikhalkov are amongst her favorite Directors.
14Speaks Russian, Spanish, and some Hebrew.
15Perfectly fluent in French.
16Annie Wilkes, Bess McNeill, Marge Gunderson, Carolyn Burnham, Sheila Albertson and Amelie Poulain stand among her favorite female movie characters.
17Die-hard, long time fan of American music bands Soundgarden, TOOL and Faith No More.
18"Short Cuts" by Robert Altman is her favorite movie.




Happy PotterShort post-productionHappy Potter (voice)
The Fairy & the PrincessShort pre-productionAurora (voice)
In Search of an Author2016/IShortDr. Lisa Greenwald
The Lollipop Thief2015ShortFemale Newscaster (voice)
Life Tracker2013Honey Joans
Hollywood Hair2012/IIShortCafe Girl (Night)
How to Make a David Lynch Film2010ShortPatricia Rossellini
The Cut2010ShortPrincipal Doctor
K Citizen2010ShortDina
Relish2009ShortRude Chick
Mitsein2009Business Lawyer (as Bruna Atkinson)
The Ugly Truth2009Production Manager (uncredited)
Fire2009/IShortAdditional Cast (as Bruna Raynaud)
Mergers & Acquisitions2009ShortWoman at the Bar (as Bruna Raynaud)
The Cure2008ShortHair Salon Receptionist (as Bruna Raynaud)
Sam Hell2008Alice's Mother (as Bruna Raynaud)
Dying in Your Sleep2006Julia
Good Night, and Good Luck.2005Sig Mickelson's Wife (uncredited)
Undiscovered2005Party Girl at Concert (uncredited)
Guilty or Innocent?2005TV SeriesReporter / Secretary
Medium2005TV SeriesFemale Coroner
Art of Etiolation2005Colette (as Bruna Raynaud)
Numb3rs2005TV SeriesWaitress
I Am a Sex Addict2005French Prostitute (as Bruna Atkinson)
Boston Legal2004TV SeriesFamily Member of Susan May


Happy PotterShort producer post-production
The Fairy & the PrincessShort producer pre-production
Too Hip for the Room: The Righteous Reign of Lord Buckley2016Documentary associate producer
The Lollipop Thief2015Short producer
Who Stole the Ruby Slippers?2015Documentary short producer
Done In2014Short associate producer


Insecure2016TV Series stand-in for Catherine Curtin - 3 episodes
The Strange Lives of the Not So Destined2015Short first assistant director
Relish2009Short production assistant


Happy PotterShort screenplay post-production
The Fairy & the PrincessShort screenplay pre-production
The Lollipop Thief2015Short story


Happy PotterShort post-production
The Lollipop Thief2015Short


Mike Case in: The Big Kiss Off2013special thanks
Where I Begin2011thanks - as Bruna Raynaud


Won Awards

2015AwardSan Diego International Kids Film FestivalBest Family Short FilmThe Lollipop Thief (2015)

Source: IMDb, Wikipedia

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